NYAM | Festival of Medical History and Arts | October 5, 2013
 

NYAM's Center for History

Schedule of Events

Tour Schedule


  • 11:30 AM, 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM, 2:30 PM, 3:30 PM

    Introduction to the Rare Book Collections & the Gladys Brooks Book and Paper Conservation Lab — Meet in First Floor Lobby


 

Hosack Hall Schedule

 

Room 21 Schedule


  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    Salvador Olguín - An 18th Century Mexican Biography of Death


  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

    Elizabeth L. Bradley - The Pygmy and the Protoplasm: Eugenics Goes to the [Human] Zoo


  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

    Dániel Margócsy - The Anatomy of the Corpse: Ruysch, Descartes and the Problem of Wax


  • 12:30 - 1:00 PM

    Mark Dery - Gray Matter: The Obscure Pleasures of Medical Libraries


  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

    Carl Schoonover - Premodern Neuroscience: Antiquity to Cajal


  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

    Amy Herzog - Momento Mori: Reflections on Death and the Art of the Tableau


  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

    Marie Dauenheimer - 18th and 19th Century Anatomical Models in European Collections


  • 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

    Samuel Strong Dunlap - Peale's Museum or Peale's Museum in Philadelphia


  • 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

    Mike Sappol - Radiant modernity: An iconography of rays, beams, and waves, 1920-1960


  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM

    Colin Dickey - Cranioklepty: A Few Thefts of Some Famous Skulls


  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

    Michael Johns - Experimenting with Death: An Introduction to the Terror Management Theory


  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

    Daniel K. Smith - Anthropodermic Bibliopegy: Books Bound in Human Skin and the Stories Behind Them


 

Main Reading Room Schedule


  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Kriota Willberg - Musculoskeletal Anatomy on the Body of a Live Model - CANCELED


  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    Sigrid Sarda - Medical Wax Moulage Demonstration


  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Mike Sappol - Combat Fatigue Irritability (1945): A “lost” Gene Kelly movie on PTS


  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Kriota Willberg - Musculoskeletal Anatomy on the Body of a Live Model - CANCELED


  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Sigrid Sarda - Medical Wax Moulage Demonstration


 

Anatomical Workshop Schedule

 

After Party